(Hungarian voice over version) The world is experiencing one crisis after another. Earthquakes in Haiti, Chile, China, Sumatra, just to mention some of the biggest ones, and now Japan. Heat waves in Russia, floods in Australia and other parts of the world. What is going on? Had these events increased in number over the years? Are they sending us a special message? And if so, what is it? Joe and Johnny discuss these issues and touch on the possibility that men might have had a hand in triggering... Topic: natural disasters
Charles Maynard, author and founding Executive Director of Friends of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, discusses Eaarth: making a life on a tough new planet by Bill McKibben in this podcast of a Brown Bag, Green Book program held at Knox County Public Library (Knoxville, TN). Topics: climate change, natural disasters
New Orleans 6 years after Hurricane Katrina. What progress has been made, what remains to be done in the areas of: housing, police shootings,among others. Guest: Attorney Tracie L Washington, President of the Louisiana Justice Institute. Topics: Racism, Katrina, Housing, natural disasters
New Years Special! How about a thorough review of 2010 to wrap up another year? We cover everything you forgot about through this interesting year from natural disasters, sport star indiscretions, unpatriotic non-patriots, and so much more. Have a listen before the clocks roll over and that calender goes in the garbage. Happy New Year! Topics: New year review, politics, sports, natural disasters
Why Study Earth From Space? This segment describes how satellites are used to study places in the environment scientists cannot reach. Topics: NASA, KSNN, Natural Disasters, Satellites, Research, Study
This is an original song recorded for reference purposes. It is a raw, first take on a solo acoustic guitar. Hopefully, this tune gets the full rock band treatment someday! For now, I put it here to share with the band as we work on the final version. "Mountain Boy" by Corby Anderson All rights reserved, copyright 2013 When I was a little nature boyMy Granpa took me on his kneeSaid boy you better listen hereIf you're gonna be a mountain boy...You don't mess with the mountains... Topic: Corby Anderson, aspen, colorado, original music, mountain boy, natural disasters
This is a scratch mixdown that I created for a new song called Brad's Garage, an original by the Aspen, Colorado band The Natural Disasters. THIS IS JUST A SCRATCH MIX FOR REVIEW PURPOSES! Topics: Natural Disasters, Corby Anderson, Brad's Guitar, scratch mixdown
Are modern technologies the best? What are some traditional methods we should preserve? On this episode, we discussed about earth sciences, natural disaster, fortran, and water purification with the man on the street. Topic: charcoal, flooding, fortran, matlab, natural disasters, seawalls, traditional, water Source: Groks Science Radio Show Podcast
There are two general categories of natural disasters, those that are gradual and foreseeable, (such as drought or famine), or those which are sudden and unforeseeable (such as an earthquake or a severe storm). Natural disasters are multifaceted in character, and require a humanitarian response that is commensurate with the nature of the disaster. The scale of the response needs to reflect the social and economic conditions of the disaster victims. Relief efforts tend to require a far-reaching... Topics: Canada, Natural Disasters, Humanitarian Relief, Darfur, Piracy off the Horn of Africa, Haiti
Today's Most Disturbing Bushismis a shocker. Includes lie of the Week so far, Letters from soldiers in Iraq, discussion of the hurricane, the Iraq war, why can't we find bin Laden, and some kick-butt music you can download for free. Topics: Bush, hurricane, gop, democrats, music, bin laden, iraq, afghanistan, politics, natural disasters,...
Historically, most investigations of the social and psychological effects of disaster have focused on describing the impact of single traumatic events rather than on developing an understanding of how disasters or particular characteristics of disasters affect various groups of victims. This study investigated the hypothesis that stress caused by a technological disaster would be higher months after the incident than stress following a natural disaster. Levels of stress and feelings of... Topics: ERIC Archive, Emotional Response, Environmental Influences, Helplessness, Natural Disasters,...
The Koyal Group InfoMag Existing GPS technologies have been enhanced by scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego to develop new systems for California and elsewhere to provide warning of hazards such as earthquakes, tsunamis and extreme weather events. Forecasters at NOAA National Weather Service offices in Oxnard and San Diego, California demonstrated the new technology in July, using it to track a summer monsoon rain... Topics: NASA Builds GPS-Based System For Detecting Natural Disasters, The Koyal Group InfoMag
Aspen, Colorado rock band The Natural Disasters throw down one of their infamous 3rd sets on a midwinter night at the Aspen Brewing Company. Topics: aspen, colorado, music, aspen brewing company, natural disasters, jason upper, corby anderson,...
This manual presents, in illustrated form, the protective measures needed to save educational buildings from the effects of earthquakes. The information may be used at the community level as a guide to the construction of earthquake resistant educational buildings. Primarily, the manual deals with the construction techniques used for school buildings, student hostels, and teachers' houses built of traditional materials--brick, stone masonry, wood, and adobe. The manual covers the following... Topics: ERIC Archive, Building Design, Earthquakes, Educational Facilities Design, Emergency Programs,...